Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (ICBC; Chinese: 中国工商银行; pinyin: Zhōngguó Gōngshāng Yínháng) is the largest bank in the world by profit and market capitalization. It is one of China's 'Big Four' state-owned commercial banks. The other three banks are Bank of China, Agricultural Bank of China, and China Construction Bank. It was founded on January 1, 1984. At first it was a private company. It had assets of RMB 12.55 trillion (US$1.9 trillion). It also had over 18,000 outlets including 106 overseas branches and agents globally. In 2013, it was ranked number 1 on Forbes Global 2000 list of world's biggest public companies.
Zhōngguó Gōngshāng Yínháng
|Chen Siqing (Chairman) |
Gu Shu (CEO)
|Products||Finance and insurance, consumer banking, corporate banking, investment banking, investment management, global wealth management, private equity, mortgage loans, credit cards|
|Revenue|| CN¥725.12 billion|
$105.4 billion (2018)
|390,822,000,000 renminbi (2020)|
|317,685,000,000 renminbi (2020)|
|Total assets||33,345,058,000,000 renminbi (2020)|
Number of employees
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Other websites[change | change source]
- Financial Reports
- Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (in Chinese)
- Industrial and Commercial Bank of China